Top Culinary Trends for 2018
November 12, 2017 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Top Culinary Trends for 2018

Special to Road Trips for Foodies
Sterling-Rice Group (SRG) has identified its annual top culinary trends that will stand out on menus, expand onto grocery shelves, and attract consumer interest across the U.S. in the …

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World Food Championships
October 17, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on World Food Championships
World Food Championships

Who knew? There’s a whole category of culinary endeavor called “food sport”.
The sixth annual World Food Championships (said to be the largest competition in food sport) is set for November 8 through 14, 2017, in …

National Shrimp Festival
October 7, 2017 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on National Shrimp Festival
National Shrimp Festival

The 46th annual National Shrimp Festival takes place October 12 through 15, 2017, at Gulf Shores, Alabama.
There’ll be music, of course, plus arts & crafts, but Road Trips Foodies head here for the shrimp — …

BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air
August 17, 2017 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air
BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air

Amateur and professional pitmasters and a dozen bands will make their way to the River City — Decatur, Alabama — the third weekend in September to fill the air with smoke and music along the …

50 Most Iconic Restaurants in America
August 2, 2017 – 8:23 pm | Comments Off on 50 Most Iconic Restaurants in America
50 Most Iconic Restaurants in America

What are the 50 Most Iconic American Eateries?
Here’s a list from Rave Reviews. (Your Road Trips Foodie thinks their methodology is a bit funky, but whatever.)
Their list puts Alinea in Chicago in first, Blue Hill …

Alabama Strawberry Festival
April 18, 2017 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on Alabama Strawberry Festival
Alabama Strawberry Festival

What could be better than a celebration of fresh strawberries? No admission charge to the fair, of course. The family-friendly Strawberry Festival at the Downtown Square, Moulton, Alabama, takes place May 5 and 6, 2017. …

Dining Out for Life
March 31, 2017 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on Dining Out for Life
Dining Out for Life

What are you doing on April 27, 2017, Road Trips Foodies?
That’s the date set for Dining Out For Life. Some 3,000 participating restaurants in more than 60 cities across North America will donate a portion …

Chef David Pan Wins Flavor Award at Foodie Fest
September 19, 2016 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Chef David Pan Wins Flavor Award at Foodie Fest
Chef David Pan Wins Flavor Award at Foodie Fest

Chef David Pan (pictured) earned the Flavor Award at the Wharf Uncorked Food & Wine Festival in Orange Beach, Alabama, this past weekend.
His winning dish was a Boeuf Bourguignon with Roasted Garlic Pomme Purée. Chef …

100 Best Restaurants in America
January 11, 2015 – 8:22 am | No Comment
100 Best Restaurants in America

OpenTable, a provider of online restaurant reservations, has announced the 2014 Diners’ Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Best Restaurants in America.
These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 5 million restaurant reviews …

Invasion of the Food Trucks
September 15, 2014 – 8:54 am | No Comment
Invasion of the Food Trucks

The inaugural Invasion of the Food Trucks is set for 5 p.m. to midnight September 27, 2014, at Ingalls Harbor, 802 Wilson Street NW, Decatur, Alabama.
In addition to the culinary delights offered by six to …

Elberta German Sausage Festival
January 16, 2014 – 8:14 am | No Comment
Elberta German Sausage Festival

Good news, Road Trips Foodies! You don’t need to wait ’til October to sample German sausage, sauerkraut, potato salad and other German specialties.
That’s because there are two editions of the German Sausage Festival in …